Meaning of “reuse” in the English Dictionary

"reuse" in British English

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(Definition of “reuse” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"reuse" in American English

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reuseverb [ T ]

us /riˈjuz/

to use something again:

We reuse our grocery bags.
reusable
adjective [ not gradable ] us /riˈju·zə·bəl/

reusable containers

(Definition of “reuse” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"reuse" in Business English

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reuseverb [ T ]

uk /ˌriːˈjuːz/ us

ENVIRONMENT, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY to use something again:

There are huge ecological advantages in reusing waste water.

reusenoun [ U ]

uk /ˌriːˈjuːs/ us

ENVIRONMENT, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY the act of using something again:

We have a policy to encourage reuse and recycling in all our corporate buildings.
All our packaging is safe for reuse.

(Definition of “reuse” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)